Business English courses at York Associates, York

From 610.- GBP
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Key points

  • Prestigious business training centre with over 30 years’ experience
  • Customised, intensive courses with a focus on communication skills
  • Very personal and inclusive experience, with lunches and team-building activities with trainers
  • Own publications for teachers and students of Business English
  • Prime location in one of the UK’s most historic cities

The school

School size
S
Accommodation
Host family
Wifi
WiFi is free

The students

Minimum age
24 years
Average age
40 years
Nationality mix
Germany, Switzerland, France, etc..

Our language school is a high quality institution, expert in high-level communication training and specialised teaching for executives and company managers. York Associates has more than 30 years’ experience and applies its expertise with a competence recognized by its peers. Students who attend classes here come from an international background and are preparing to work in the business field with sound language knowledge, oriented towards effective and specialised communication, to allow them to be comfortable in an executive position.

The school is located in a 17th century building in the heart of York’s historical centre. The premises are in line with the institution’s academic standards: its large and bright classrooms are equipped with state-of-the-art learning facilities, the classrooms designed for self-study and private courses are comfortable and soundproof. The highly specialised teaching staff is at your disposal and offers courses targeted at lawyers, finance and insurance specialists, and Human Resources professionals. The school is particularly renowned for its training in the latter specialty.

At lunchtime, teachers take students to a nearby restaurant to continue the discussions started in class. On Mondays, all the participants are invited to a friendly brunch served in the form of a buffet in the school or in a neighbouring restaurant. In the course centre, tea and coffee are offered free of charge throughout the day.

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  • Use of study centre
  • End-of-course report and certificate

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Mini-group business course (24+)

Lower-intermediate (A2-B1) to advanced (C1), 1 - 12 week(s)
1 week From 610.- GBP
Lessons
15 of 60 minutes
Course duration
1 - 12 week(s)
Levels
Lower-intermediate (A2-B1) to advanced (C1)
Students/class
Max 6
Minimum age
24 years
Schedule
09:00-12:15
or 13:45 - 17:00
Schedule may vary depending on student’s level and time of year.
Course info
Week(s)
Without accommodation
Host family, single room, half board
1
610 GBP
1029 GBP
2
1165 GBP
1948 GBP
3
1720 GBP
2867 GBP
4
2275 GBP
3786 GBP
6
3385 GBP
5624 GBP
8
4495 GBP
7462 GBP
12
6715 GBP
11138 GBP

Options

Airport transfer from Leeds/ Bradford (pick-up) 65 GBP
Airport transfer from Manchester (pick-up) 135 GBP
Airport transfer from Newcastle (pick-up) 140 GBP
Airport transfer from London (pick-up) 375 GBP
Starting dates
Every week, throughout the year
Holidays
29.12.2019 - 01.01.2020
23.12.2020 - 04.01.2021

Arrival day: Sunday prior to course start
Departure: Saturday following course end

Mini-group business course (24+)

Lower-intermediate (A2-B1) to advanced (C1), 1 - 12 week(s)
1 week From 1165.- GBP
Lessons
30 of 60 minutes
Course duration
1 - 12 week(s)
Levels
Lower-intermediate (A2-B1) to advanced (C1)
Students/class
Max 6
Minimum age
24 years
Schedule
09:00-12:15 + 13:45-17:00
Schedule may vary depending on student’s level and time of year.
Course info
Week(s)
Without accommodation
Host family, single room, half board
1
1165 GBP
1584 GBP
2
2275 GBP
3058 GBP
3
3385 GBP
4532 GBP
4
4495 GBP
6006 GBP
6
6715 GBP
8954 GBP
8
8935 GBP
11902 GBP
12
13375 GBP
17798 GBP

Options

Airport transfer from Leeds/ Bradford (pick-up) 65 GBP
Airport transfer from Manchester (pick-up) 135 GBP
Airport transfer from Newcastle (pick-up) 140 GBP
Airport transfer from London (pick-up) 375 GBP
Starting dates
Every week, throughout the year
Holidays
29.12.2019 - 01.01.2020
23.12.2020 - 04.01.2021

Arrival day: Sunday prior to course start
Departure: Saturday following course end

Mini-group combined business course, 15+15 lessons/week (24+)

Lower-intermediate (A2-B1) to advanced (C1), 1 - 12 week(s)
1 week From 1585.- GBP
Lessons
Business (mini-group): 15 of 60 minutes
+ General (private): 15 of 60 minutes
Course duration
1 - 12 week(s)
Levels
Lower-intermediate (A2-B1) to advanced (C1)
Students/class
Max 6
Minimum age
24 years
Schedule
09:00-12:15 + 13:45-17:00
Schedule may vary depending on student’s level and time of year.
Course info
Week(s)
Without accommodation
Host family, single room, half board
1
1585 GBP
2004 GBP
2
3115 GBP
3898 GBP
3
4645 GBP
5792 GBP
4
6175 GBP
7686 GBP
6
9235 GBP
11474 GBP
8
12295 GBP
15262 GBP
12
18415 GBP
22838 GBP

Options

Airport transfer from Leeds/ Bradford (pick-up) 65 GBP
Airport transfer from Manchester (pick-up) 135 GBP
Airport transfer from Newcastle (pick-up) 140 GBP
Airport transfer from London (pick-up) 375 GBP
Starting dates
Every week, throughout the year
Holidays
29.12.2019 - 01.01.2020
23.12.2020 - 04.01.2021

Arrival day: Sunday prior to course start
Departure: Saturday following course end

Mini-group combined business course, 15+15 lessons/week (24+) (International Communication)

Lower-intermediate (A2-B1) to advanced (C1), 1 - 4 week(s)
1 week From 1785.- GBP
Lessons
Business (mini-group): 15 of 60 minutes
+ General (private): 15 of 60 minutes
Course duration
1 - 4 week(s)
Levels
Lower-intermediate (A2-B1) to advanced (C1)
Students/class
Max 6
Minimum age
24 years
Schedule
09:00-12:15 + 13:45-17:00
Schedule may vary depending on student’s level and time of year.
Course info
Week(s)
Without accommodation
Host family, single room, half board
1
1785 GBP
2204 GBP
2
3515 GBP
4298 GBP
3
5245 GBP
6392 GBP
4
6975 GBP
8486 GBP

Options

Airport transfer from Leeds/ Bradford (pick-up) 65 GBP
Airport transfer from Manchester (pick-up) 135 GBP
Airport transfer from Newcastle (pick-up) 140 GBP
Airport transfer from London (pick-up) 375 GBP
Starting dates
Every week, throughout the year
Holidays
29.12.2019 - 01.01.2020
23.12.2020 - 04.01.2021

Arrival day: Sunday prior to course start
Departure: Saturday following course end

Mini-group combined course, 15+15 lessons/week (24+) (English for Specific Purpose)

Lower-intermediate (A2-B1) to advanced (C1), 1 - 4 week(s)
1 week From 1585.- GBP
Lessons
General (mini-group): 15 of 60 minutes
+ General (private): 15 of 60 minutes
Course duration
1 - 4 week(s)
Levels
Lower-intermediate (A2-B1) to advanced (C1)
Students/class
Max 6
Minimum age
24 years
Schedule
09:00-12:15 + 13:45-14:45
Schedule may vary depending on student’s level and time of year.

Private lessons "English for specific purpose": optional individual training with a focus on professional communication skills. Examples of specialist language areas include: aviation, construction, defence, energy, finance, legal English, medicine, politics and public sector, telecoms, oil and gas, among many others.

Course info
Week(s)
Without accommodation
Host family, single room, half board
1
1585 GBP
2004 GBP
2
3115 GBP
3898 GBP
3
4645 GBP
5792 GBP
4
6175 GBP
7686 GBP

Options

Airport transfer from Leeds/ Bradford (pick-up) 65 GBP
Airport transfer from Manchester (pick-up) 135 GBP
Airport transfer from Newcastle (pick-up) 140 GBP
Airport transfer from London (pick-up) 375 GBP
Starting dates
Every week, throughout the year
Holidays
29.12.2019 - 01.01.2020
23.12.2020 - 04.01.2021

Arrival day: Sunday prior to course start
Departure: Saturday following course end

One-to-one business course, 20 lessons/week (24+)

Elementary (A1) to advanced (C1), 1 - 48 week(s)
1 week From 1355.- GBP
Lessons
20 of 60 minutes
Course duration
1 - 48 week(s)
Levels
Elementary (A1) to advanced (C1)
Minimum age
24 years
Schedule
08:00-12:15
Schedule may vary depending on student’s level and time of year.
Course info
Week(s)
Without accommodation
Host family, single room, half board
1
1355 GBP
1774 GBP
2
2655 GBP
3438 GBP
3
3955 GBP
5102 GBP
4
5255 GBP
6766 GBP
6
7855 GBP
10094 GBP
8
10455 GBP
13422 GBP
12
15655 GBP
20078 GBP
16
20855 GBP
26734 GBP
24
31255 GBP
40046 GBP
Extra week (24+)
1300 GBP
1664 GBP

Options

Airport transfer from Leeds/ Bradford (pick-up) 65 GBP
Airport transfer from Manchester (pick-up) 135 GBP
Airport transfer from Newcastle (pick-up) 140 GBP
Airport transfer from London (pick-up) 375 GBP
Starting dates
Every week, throughout the year
Holidays
29.12.2019 - 01.01.2020
23.12.2020 - 04.01.2021

Arrival day: Sunday prior to course start
Departure: Saturday following course end

One-to-one business course, 30 lessons/week (24+)

Elementary (A1) to advanced (C1), 1 - 48 week(s)
1 week From 2005.- GBP
Lessons
30 of 60 minutes
Course duration
1 - 48 week(s)
Levels
Elementary (A1) to advanced (C1)
Minimum age
24 years
Schedule
08:00-12:15 + 13:45-17:00
Schedule may vary depending on student’s level and time of year.
Course info
Week(s)
Without accommodation
Host family, single room, half board
1
2005 GBP
2424 GBP
2
3955 GBP
4738 GBP
3
5905 GBP
7052 GBP
4
7855 GBP
9366 GBP
6
11755 GBP
13994 GBP
8
15655 GBP
18622 GBP
12
23455 GBP
27878 GBP
16
31255 GBP
37134 GBP
24
46855 GBP
55646 GBP
Extra week (24+)
1950 GBP
2314 GBP

Options

Airport transfer from Leeds/ Bradford (pick-up) 65 GBP
Airport transfer from Manchester (pick-up) 135 GBP
Airport transfer from Newcastle (pick-up) 140 GBP
Airport transfer from London (pick-up) 375 GBP
Starting dates
Every week, throughout the year
Holidays
29.12.2019 - 01.01.2020
23.12.2020 - 04.01.2021

Arrival day: Sunday prior to course start
Departure: Saturday following course end

One-to-one business course, 35 lessons/week (24+)

Elementary (A1) to advanced (C1), 1 - 48 week(s)
1 week From 2290.- GBP
Lessons
35 of 60 minutes
Course duration
1 - 48 week(s)
Levels
Elementary (A1) to advanced (C1)
Minimum age
24 years
Schedule
08:00-12:15 + 13:45-17:00
Schedule may vary depending on student’s level and time of year.
Course info
Week(s)
Without accommodation
Host family, single room, half board
1
2290 GBP
2709 GBP
2
4525 GBP
5308 GBP
3
6760 GBP
7907 GBP
4
8995 GBP
10506 GBP
6
13465 GBP
15704 GBP
8
17935 GBP
20902 GBP
12
26875 GBP
31298 GBP
16
35815 GBP
41694 GBP
24
53695 GBP
62486 GBP
Extra week (24+)
2235 GBP
2599 GBP

Options

Airport transfer from Leeds/ Bradford (pick-up) 65 GBP
Airport transfer from Manchester (pick-up) 135 GBP
Airport transfer from Newcastle (pick-up) 140 GBP
Airport transfer from London (pick-up) 375 GBP
Starting dates
Every week, throughout the year
Holidays
29.12.2019 - 01.01.2020
23.12.2020 - 04.01.2021

Arrival day: Sunday prior to course start
Departure: Saturday following course end

100% authentic opinions

These students attended a course in this school through ESL – Language studies abroad and their evaluation has been checked. Students' opinions don't necessarily correspond to those of ESL – Language studies abroad, but reflect the individual experience of those participants. This is meant to provide you with further information about this school.

4.3/5
Overall rating

100% of students recommending this school

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Value for money
/ 5
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Leisure
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8 students gave their opinion about this school

57 years old - Sweden
/ 5
1 week, July 2016
Value for money (5 / 5)
Destination (5 / 5)
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School (4.5 / 5)
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Teaching (5 / 5)
Classroom atmosphere
Accommodation (5 / 5) (Host family)
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Meals
Leisure (3 / 5)
Leisure activities offered by the school
Trips offered by the school
Staff availability
Do you think you've made progress?
« Ja, väckt upp slumrande kunskaper samt fått bra tips för att underhålla hemmavid. »
38 years old - Switzerland
/ 5
1 week, November 2015
Value for money (3 / 5)
Destination (4.3 / 5)
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School (4 / 5)
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Teaching (4.3 / 5)
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Accommodation (4 / 5) (Shared apartment)
Bedroom
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Leisure (3.3 / 5)
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45 years old - France
/ 5
York est une ville vivante, accueillante, à dimension humaine : très beau séjour Un très bon accueil , une belle équipe tant au niveau accueil / administratif et des enseignants -
1 week, August 2015
Value for money (4 / 5)
Destination (4.7 / 5)
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Teaching (4.3 / 5)
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Accommodation (3 / 5) (Other)
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Leisure (4 / 5)
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58 years old - France
/ 5
Ecole très facile d'accès et bien située dansla vielle ville. Une anciennemaison de maître remarquablement transformée dotée d'équipements modernes et de salles spacieuses .
1 week, July – August 2014
Value for money (4 / 5)
Destination (4 / 5)
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School (4.8 / 5)
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Teaching (4 / 5)
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Accommodation (4 / 5) (Other)
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Leisure (4 / 5)
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39 years old - Germany
/ 5
1 week, August 2013
Value for money (4 / 5)
Destination (4.7 / 5)
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School (4.3 / 5)
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Teaching (5 / 5)
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Accommodation (2.5 / 5) (Residence)
Bedroom
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Leisure (4.7 / 5)
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48 years old - Sweden
/ 5
En trevlig stad med stort utbud av det mesta. En skola med bra mix av studenter från många olika länder och kunskaper.Klassrummen var av det senaste snitt och hade de krav man kan ha.
2 weeks, July – August 2013
Value for money (4 / 5)
Destination (4.3 / 5)
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School (4.5 / 5)
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Nationality mix
Teaching (4.7 / 5)
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Classroom atmosphere
Accommodation (4.8 / 5) (Host family)
Bedroom
Shower / Bathroom
Meals
Leisure (4.3 / 5)
Leisure activities offered by the school
Trips offered by the school
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Do you think you've made progress?
« Språket har förbättras och utvecklas på ett positivt sätt. »
50 years old - Norway
/ 5
1 week, February 2013
Value for money (4 / 5)
Destination (4.7 / 5)
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School (4.5 / 5)
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Nationality mix
Teaching (4.7 / 5)
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Accommodation (5 / 5) (Residence)
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Leisure (5 / 5)
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54 years old - Sweden
/ 5
1 week, August 2012
Value for money (5 / 5)
Destination (5 / 5)
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School (5 / 5)
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Teaching (5 / 5)
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Accommodation (5 / 5) (Host family)
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Meals
Leisure (5 / 5)
Leisure activities offered by the school
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Do you think you've made progress?
« Ja. Väckt ett sovande passivt vokabulär »

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Executive host family
Accommodation with a family in a single room with half board.

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To be discovered
The cathedral
The Roman city walls
The picturesque town centre with its cobbled streets
Cilfford’s Tower
National Railway Museum
Yorkshire Museum
Jorvik Viking Centre

But also...
Stroll along River Ouse with a guide
Evening in the Old White Swan, this pub with a unique atmosphere, located in a 16th century building
Taste one of the 175 milkshakes of Shakeaholic
Whisky tasting at Demijohn
Cruise on river Ouse, with the captain’s comments

Activities:
Theatre
Concerts
Gym (temporary subscription)

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